Marta Escalante

  • Born: January 1, 1928
  • Died: March 25, 2015
  • Location: Plainview, Texas

Lemons Funeral Home

206 W. Eighth Street
Plainview, TX 79072
Tel. (806) 296-5566

Tribute & Message From The Family

Plainview- Marta Guerra Escalante, 87, of Plainview, passed away on March 25, 2015 in Plainview. Services will be held on Saturday, March 28, 2015 at 10 a.m. at Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Plainview. Burial will follow in Plainview Cemetery under the personal care of Lemons Funeral Home of Plainview. Rosary will be recited at 6 p.m. in Lemons Memorial Chapel. She was born on January 1st, 1928 in Campbellton, Texas to the late Gil and Josefina (Guerra) Sanchez. She married Margarito M. Escalante Sr. in Campbellton, Texas. He preceded her in death on May 3rd 1999. Mrs. Escalante worked at the Plainview High School Cafeteria before she retired. She was a member of Sacred Heart Catholic Church, and was in the Guadalupan's and Curristeis. Mrs. Escalante is preceded in death by her parents; Gil and Josefina Sanchez, son; Clemente Escalante, sister; Maggie Guerra, brother; Samuel Guerra, and grandson; LCPL US Marine Corp. Brian Anwar Escalante. Those left to cherish her memory are, daughter Oralia Escalante, son; Gilbert Escalante, daughter; Diana and husband Vincente Barron, son; Margarito Escalante Jr., daughter; Maria and husband John Riojas, and daughter; Adela Escalante, sister; Helen Mendez, and brother; Anselmo Guerra. She was also blessed with nineteen grandchildren and forty-five great grandchildren.
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